Follow up: rally for West Hendon estate

Yesterday’s rally to stop the evictions of West Hendon estate residents highlighted the issues raised in the ongoing public inquiry. I was so impressed by Paulette Singer’s evidence to the inquiry that I wanted to share it, in full, on here. Paulette Singer Inquiry

Thumbs down to the redevelopment plan from me and Cllr Adam Langleben.

Thumbs down to the redevelopment plan from me and Cllr Adam Langleben.

Read coverage of the West Hendon estate public inquiry:

The Guardian:

http://www.theguardian.com/society/2015/jan/20/barnet-council-social-cleansing-barratt-homes-west-hendon

 BBC News:

http://m.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-london-30942710

 The Morning Star:

http://www.morningstaronline.co.uk/a-e49e-Tenants-must-stick-together-to-beat-off-gentrification#.VMIt-H6QGrU

 London Live:

http://www.londonlive.co.uk/news/2015-01-22/hendon-west-housing

 Unite the Union:

http://unitelive.org/ten-weeks-save-homes/

 Progress Online (by Reema Patel)

http://www.progressonline.org.uk/2015/01/21/the-need-to-recognise-housing-rights/

 Broken Barnet:

http://wwwbrokenbarnet.blogspot.co.uk/2015/01/a-concept-of-place-making-and-promotion.html

 Times Series:

http://www.times-series.co.uk/news/11737164._You_are_displacing_a_whole_community___Public_inquiry_into_West_Hendon_Estate_starts/

http://www.times-series.co.uk/NEWS/11739988.West_Hendon_CPO_inquiry__Tenants_raise_concerns_about_social_mix_on_new_estate/

http://www.times-series.co.uk/news/11744538.Protesters_march_to_town_hall_in_support_of_West_Hendon_tenants/?ref=rss

 LocalGov:

http://www.localgov.co.uk/Council-accused-of-social-cleansing-in-Barnet/37989

 24dash:

http://www.24dash.com/news/housing/2015-01-21-Unite-plans-Thursday-protest-over-West-Hendon-estate

 Barnet Press:

http://www.barnet-today.co.uk/news.cfm?id=21935&headline=Protestors%20stage%20march%20over%20West%20Hendon%20regeneration

http://www.barnet-today.co.uk/news.cfm?id=21440&headline=West%20Hendon%20regeneration%20will%20create%20’transient%20community’%20resident%20claims

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About nickygavron

Former Deputy Mayor for London, London Assembly Member, Chair of Planning Committee, and Labour Spokesperson for Planning
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